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Goldman Sachs execs are opening up about their plans for Marcus, and they think it can do to banking what iTunes did to the music industry

Goldman Sachs' global head of consumer, Harit Talwar, recently said the banks' consumer finance business, Marcus, is inspired by how Amazon and iTunes disrupted their respective industries.  David Haber, Goldman Sachs' vice president of strategy and corporate development, spoke last month about how Marcus has a unique opportunity to serve as a distribution platform or back end for companies outside of financial services.   Both comments suggest executives view Marcus as eventually serving as a...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, US, Trends, David, Customer, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Seattle, Goldman, Intuit, Marcus, Jpmorgan, Yahoo Finance, Scott Young, Ayco


5 Most Lucrative Work from Home Jobs

In a 2017 report , it was revealed that 5.2% of Americans now work from home. The United States census confirms that eight million people now work this way in comparison to the 5% who worked from home in 2016 and the 3.3% who worked from home in 2000. Internet connectivity, technology and a growing call for better work hours and setups are helping this number to rise. As more employees work from home as a way to make themselves more productive and spend more time with their families, analy...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Business, Marketing, US, United States, Customer, MacBook Air, Newvoicemedia, Slack Skype, Customer Support Data


Customer Acquisition Strategies and Why Analytics Matter

Your brand cannot grow, much less survive, without your customers. As your main source of revenue, they provide you with the resources you need to continue delivering your product or service. Because of this, customer acquisition needs to be one of your top priorities as an entrepreneur. What is Customer Acquisition? It is the process of gaining new customers. This is done by either persuading new customers to do business with you or converting your prospects into paying clients. Customer a...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Customer, Customer Acquisition, Increasing Conversion Rates, Customer Acquisition Strategies, StockSnap Pexels


Are You Ready to Run a Digital Business for the Digital Age?

In our digital age, all companies must change how they think, how they interact with customers, partners, and suppliers, and how their business works on the inside. Customer, partner, and supplier expectations have changed, and a gap is opening between what they expect from their interaction with companies and what those companies are currently able ...
Tags: Digital Transformation, Digital, Strategy, Change, Innovation, Customer, Oracle, Digital Strategy, Design Thinking, Digital Transformation Playbook, Human-centric Problem-solving


New Celonis tool moves process mining vendor into customer experience

Celonis created the idea of process mining, the act of automating the understanding and improvement of internal processes. But understanding the process in and of itself only gets you so far. Ultimately, companies need to use that information to improve the customer experience and a new operational layer announced today could help them do that. When we think about managing the customer experience, we tend to look at the consumer-facing app or the website. If that isn’t working right, or there...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Enterprise, Tech, Customer Experience, Customer, Sap, Celonis, Rinke, Alexander Rinke, Process Mining, Beta of Workflow Engine, ServiceNow Jira, Banyas


Food for thought: some thoughts post-ITB, are marketplaces a thing now? | By Martin Soler

ITB has come and gone, for some it was a burden, for others it was too many parties. But it still is the biggest and most influential travel show and in my opinion, if it isn't at ITB it's probably not important. Some of my takeaways from the show: Technology in travel is growing fast. There's still tons of innovation happening and more to come. Operations tech is still uncharted territory save for a few companies. Customer relationship technology is finding a bigger space in hotels, but ...
Tags: Travel, Customer, Operations, ITB, Martin Soler


7 ways to gain the right attention for your products

The modern business field is highly complicated. Today’s businesses owners and managers need to be aware of many things as they reach out to an existing customer base and find new clients. There are lots of ways that any marketer can use to speak to people and let them know what the company can do for them. Getting positive attention can help introduce the products to new customers. It can also let existing customers know about improvements that have been made to products already on the market a...
Tags: Business, Sales, Customer, SpeedPro Imaging, Customer Research Customer


10 Ways to Boost Your Ecommerce Conversions in 2019

Previously published on TA Digital In this highly competitive world, it is very important for businesses to offer exceptional shopping experience to their customers. There is no point if multiple customers are visiting your website, but not purchasing. In order to increase the ecommerce conversion rate, each and every step has to be analyzed – from the initial landing page to checkout. You need to optimize your website right now for increasing the conversion rate, because at the end of the da...
Tags: Featured, Digital Transformation, Seo, Commerce, Customer, Ways to Boost Your Ecommerce Conversions, TA Digital In


Asiacell Iraq benefits from Improved Security, Economy

By John Lee. Asiacell Iraq has reported that it has benefitted from improvements in the security and economic situation in the country paving the way for network expansion and reconnections. The telecommunications company said its revenue was “stable” at QAR 4.4 billion, compared to QAR 4.5 billion in 2017. EBITDA was up 6% to QAR 2.1 billion for 2018, reflecting better cost efficiencies by the management. Customer base increased 10% to 14.2 million customers in 2018 period. Asiacell Iraq also l...
Tags: News, Iraq, Customer, Iraq Business News, EBITDA, QAR, John Lee Asiacell Iraq, Asiacell Iraq


How to Measure Event Marketing Performance and ROI

Events are often one of the biggest marketing expenses. If this is the case, why do so few of us measure the real impact of these initiatives? According to Event MB , 85% of event planners use event registration software, 61% use event marketing tools, and 54% use survey tools. While this is promising, these tech stacks can often lead to uncertain attribution models that fail to calculate the true ROI of events. In this article, I’ll share an ROI attribution model that will help you accurately...
Tags: Marketing, Customer, B2b, Ugc, Nps, Consumer, KPI, Event Marketing


Five Ways to Provide the Best Service to Your Customers

Most companies start with a passion for a certain product or service. Entrepreneurs dream of doing what they love all day, which usually means creating something or doing something. From homemade jewelry to car repair, marketing, and anything else you can imagine, starting a business starts with passion. That passion probably doesn’t include customer service. It’s just something that comes with the territory. Although you may not dream of answering customer questions and planning how you’re goin...
Tags: Sales, More, Customer, Best Service, Never Outsource Customer Service


How to Provide Great Customer Service

Customers are kings; every business needs to provide excellent customer service because that is the only avenue customers’ use in expressing their feelings about whatever services you render to them. Customer service is not just a department; it is the lifeline of any business that wants to survive and become great.  Be sure that great service leads to delighted customers, and that also leads to a prosperous business. Even as every business would want its representative to be passionate about ha...
Tags: Business, Sales, Customer, Provide Great Customer Service


6 Conditions for Effective Communication

Communication drives business. Whether you source products in a purchasing department, respond to customer inquiries in a call center, screen employees in a human resources department or analyze data warehouses on a research team, your success hinges on whether you can convey information and influence a course of action.  A poorly planned message with an ambiguous purpose, that doesn’t consider audience requirements, medium choices, the importance of collaboration, policies, procedures, and ethi...
Tags: Business, Sales, Customer, Conditions For Effective Communication Financial


Retailers: Extend Omnichannel Capabilities To The Customer, Not Just Operations

Omnichannel investments, including in-store pickup and endless aisle, continue to be top strategic investment for digital business professionals at retail organizations. Forrester predicts that digital touchpoints will influence 55% of total European retail sales by 2022, so a retailer’s digital presence continues to play a significant role in influencing consumer purchase decisions, both online and […]
Tags: Ecommerce, Customer, Retail, Online Retail, Forrester, Omnichannel, Digital Store, Age Of The Customer, Digital Business, Omnichannel Customer Experience, Digital Retail


Keep Experimenting To Apply The Best Digital Technology For Your Store Environment

Retailers are slowly moving beyond omnichannel fulfillment capabilities in stores to invest in digital store technologies that empower store associates, improve customers’ engagement, and enhance store operations. There is no single formula for great execution on digital store technologies, and the varied performance of the retailers assessed shows that many are still figuring out the […]
Tags: Ecommerce, Digital Transformation, Customer, Retail, Online Retail, Digital Signage, Digital Store, Digital Business, Digital Disruption, Digital Customer Experience, Store Inventory Management, Digital Retail, Digital Store Technologies


Martin Hill-Wilson and the Future of Customer Experience

There are lots of companies out there furiously completing journey maps and trying to bridge the gap between customer expectations and customer experiences. We spoke with noted Customer Experience (CX) innovator, Martin Hill-Wilson and asked about the state of CX and what companies should focus on for 2019 and onward. According to Martin, CX is about emotion management, especially in the context of the call center. And, unfortunately, the typical top-down structure of most organizations doesn’t ...
Tags: Business, Sales, Customer, Martin, Voice of the customer, Martin Hill Wilson, Martin CX, CX Customers, Brainfoodextra


 7   Secrets of Being a  Successful Marketer

            Marketing is the heart of every business organization from small-scale enterprises to large scale and multinational enterprises.    The importance of marketing in every business organization cannot be overemphasized as it is through marketing, information about the product and services they render is made known to the public. The leads to wider publicity for the organization which gives it a chance to be discovered by potential customers .       Good marketing helps to boo...
Tags: Marketing, Sales, Customer, Cathy, Facebook Twitter Instagram


The Future of CX According to Sue Duris

What will Customer Experience (CX) look like in 2019 and beyond? According to a noted CX industry expert, Sue Duris, there is plenty of room for improvement. According to Sue, there is a high level of stagnation in the CX environment but she has lots of optimism and great ideas to shake off any CX slumber. Grabbing the low hanging fruit is the easy way out Each year, Forrester publishes its CX predictions report for the coming year. Duris finds last year’s report especially interesting because...
Tags: Marketing, Sales, Customer, Forrester, Palo Alto Ca, Voice of the customer, Duris, Sue Duris


Booming Business Idea for 2019 : Sharing Economy Business

Nowadays, everyone wants to own fewer amounts of things that we use every day. Things like transportation, housing, etc. are being shared between people using apps like Airbnb, Uber, etc. This kind of economy where resources are being shared among the consumers is called the sharing economy. What is the Sharing Economy? The fundamental statement that brought about our so-called sharing economy is that everyone wants to own fewer possessions and rather would like to use other’s items for trivia...
Tags: Business, Sales, Customer, Airbnb, Oyo, Top Reasons Why People Don, OLX Uber


How to Choose the E-Commerce Platform for Your Business in 2019?

ECommerce also was known as electronic commerce or internet commerce, refers to the activity of buying or selling products online over the internet. ECommerce draws on some of the technologies including Internet marketing, E-fund transfers, E-data exchange etc. The major platforms for ECommerce are an online retailing, online auction and electronic markets. At present, the current worth of the e-commerce industry is almost 2.3 trillion and by 2020 it is about to double its worth to 4.4 trillion....
Tags: Business, Sales, E-commerce, ERP, Customer, Shopify, Yo Kart, Logistics Logistics


3 Use Cases of Business Intelligence Reports for Customer Experience

Generally, in today’s competitive landscape, businesses are consuming and churning out loads of data alike. This capacious data needs to be processed enabling analysts to derive intuitive insights and hence shore up businesses to make smarter decisions. Acquiring timely insights majorly depends on the level of comprehending data. Data visualization helps the organization to do this accurately. Data projected as interactive visualization breeds critical thinking and returns improved value. Busine...
Tags: Business, Sales, Customer, Gartner, Business Intelligence, Andre Chaperon, Versatel, Verastel, Business Intelligence Reports for Customer


Why Forbes Shouldn’t Always Be Your PR Target: The Advantages of Niche Blogs for Startups

In the busy, noisy, content-riddled world of the internet, it can be difficult for customers to find your message. You’re doing everything right: you have a blog, you use keywords (without overstuffing them), and you optimized your content for search engines. You’ve even employed infographics and videos to keep things interesting. But have you tried niche blogs? What Is a Niche Blog? A niche blog is a blog that is created to target a specific audience. If your business focuses on something ...
Tags: Google, Business, Sales, Customer, Forbes, Forbes Forbes, Brian Gill, Gillware Data Recovery, Elizabeth Bradshaw, Canvas Art Boutique


AT&T closes $1.1 bln sale of data center colocation business to Brookfield Infrastructure

AT&T said Jan. 1 that it closed the sale of its data center colocation operations and assets to Brookfield Infrastructure and its institutional partners. The $1.1 billion deal was announced in June. PRESS RELEASE DALLAS, Jan. 1, 2019 /CNW/ — AT&T Inc.* announced today that it has completed the sale of its data center colocation operations and assets to Brookfield Infrastructure and its institutional partners (“Brookfield”). The company previously announced a strategic alliance with Brookfield th...
Tags: Mexico, Trends, Customer, Brookfield, Warner Bros, Latin America, Caribbean, AT T, EBITDA, AT T Inc, HBO Turner, T, Evoque, Brookfield Infrastructure, PE Deals, AT T Communications


Modern Sales and the Lost Art of Relationship Building

The sales industry seems to experience major shifts every five or ten years. Many of these shifts are the result of the way technology changes. Others have to do with cultural ebbs and flows. But one of the more confounding changes over the last decade has been the lack of personal attention clients and prospects get in sales. Why Relationships Matter Over the years we’ve seen an influx of sales and marketing automation tools in the business world. The result? If there’s an aspect of your sale...
Tags: Business, Sales, Customer, South Carolina, Davidson, Jim Davidson, Ari Galper, Warren Wick, Coral Gables Trust Company


Increasing Customer Retention With Custom Packaging

You’ve already done the hard part of obtaining new customers, but how do you motivate them to keep coming back? Driving revenue from new clients is usually a priority for businesses, but it is important to not forget about the ones you already have. With custom packaging, your business can increase customer retention and ultimately build stronger brand loyalty! You should be building the lifetime relationship and loyalty with your customers, starting from the second they come into contact with y...
Tags: Google, Business, Sales, Customer, Dollar Shave Club, McDonald, Custom Packaging, Custom Packaging To Increase Customer, Customer Relation, Packaging To Increase Customer Retention


How Coupons and Discounts Rapidly Boost Your Store Sales

The online marketplace is highly competitive. You need to develop strategies to attract customers to your site, to not only view but make purchases. Irrespective of your business niche, there are other firms offering the same product only with different branding. Customers browsing on the internet on available products will come across all these options and they have to make a choice. While branding and ingredients are considerations in making a choice, the price is a priority for many online sh...
Tags: Sales, Customer


7 Customer Retention Strategies for Startups

Acquiring a new customer is not an easy task. A lot goes behind it – from finding your prospects to lead generation and from trying all sorts of social media strategies. And it is worthy to note that it – than it does to keep your existing customer base.   Thus, focusing more on acquiring new customers than retaining the previous ones seem like an absurdity. So now that we have established how important it is to retain your previous customers, we are inflicted by another question – ...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Sales, Linkedin, Customer, Nielsen, Nps, Customer Retention, Peter Economy, Customer Relationship, Sales Targets, Retention Strategies, Strategies For Startups, Customer Retention Strategies for Startups, Work On Customer Relationships


5 Reasons Why Loyal Customers Are Essential for Your Business

More than ever before, brand loyalty is the key to long-term business success. For consumers, today’s world can feel like a cold, uncaring place full of people who only want their money. Spammy emails in their inboxes (even after GDPR), aggressive ads everywhere they look, and all the best deals pitched at new customers. They’re essentially incentivized to be retail itinerants, hopping from business to business, never staying long enough to get attached. But your business needs that attach...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Sales, Customer, Ugc, Forbes, Digital Marketing Tools, UGC UGC


 7  Seven Secrets of Being a  Successful Marketer

Marketing is the heart of every business organization from small-scale enterprises to large scale and multinational enterprises. The importance of marketing in every business organization cannot be overemphasized as it is through marketing, information about the product and services they render is made known to the public. The leads to wider publicity for the organization which gives it a chance to be discovered by potential customers Good marketing helps to boosts the sales of every busin...
Tags: Business, Marketing, Sales, Affiliate Marketing, Customer, Facebook Twitter Instagram


Local Marketing Is All About Engagement

With all of the convenient tools and platforms available to small businesses, it’s never been easier to invest in a marketing campaign. But if you want to see a healthy return on your dollars, you need to prioritize engagement above all else. Why Engagement Matters Most business owners, marketers, and salespeople look at sales wrong. They assume they’re the ones doing the persuading and converting when they’re typically only indirectly responsible. “Your best salespeople aren’t on your payroll...
Tags: Facebook, Marketing, Sales, Customer, Facebook Live, Sujan Patel, Local Marketing Tips for Maximum Engagement Simply, Build Hyper Focused Landing Pages In